John Brennan defends James Clapper, tells Donald Trump: ‘Your hypocrisy knows no bounds’

Former US Director of Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), John Brennan (File photo) Former CIA Director John Brennan has blasted US President Donald Trump as a hypocrite for his harsh criticism of the country’s former director of National Intelligence James Clapper and referring to the ex-spy chief as a “lying machine.” “Mr. Trump: Your hypocrisy knows […]

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US President Donald Trump calls Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper ‘a lying machine’

Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper (file photo) US President Donald Trump has called former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper “a lying machine,” after it was revealed that Clapper may have misled Congress over his contact with the media about a private intelligence report during his tenure. Trump said in a Twitter post […]

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US intelligence community ‘under assault’ by President Donald Trump after firing of FBI director James Comey: James Clapper

Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper testifies before the US Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, May 8, 2017. (Photo by AFP) US intelligence agencies have come “under assault” by President Donald Trump following his firing of FBI chief James Comey, says former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper. Speaking to […]

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Director of US National Intelligence James Clapper to step down

Director of National Intelligence James Clapper testifies during a hearing before the House (Select) Intelligence Committee, Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, November 17, 2016. (Photo by AFP) The Director of US National Intelligence James Clapper has announced his resignation, although he would stay until the end of President Barack Obama’s administration. Clapper announced his resignation during a […]

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